From Frankfurt to Anfield: The evolution of Emre Can


Everything could have been different for Emre Can.

He could have been swayed by those who, in the fledgling years of his career, insisted his natural position was in central defence. Those who suggested that pursuing the path of a midfielder might prevent him from becoming a professional.

He could have been overawed by the increased demands that came with the step up to the second team at Bayern Munich as a developing teenager and a tricky season of learning that presented the first question about his ability to reach the top of the game.

He could have flinched when Jupp Heynckes, the head coach at Bayern when Can was promoted to the German giants’ senior squad, cajoled the young man day after day during training sessions in a manner he wasn’t always sure how to take.

He could have been daunted by the expectation levels he discovered upon joining Liverpool, having taken the decision to leave his home country, the security of what he knew, and embrace the challenge of proving he could cut it in the Premier League.

He could have allowed the frustration of a series of niggling injuries during the past 12 months, the small setbacks that can hamper a player’s form over the long-term, to derail his progress with the Reds.

continue reading here : http://www.liverpoolfc.com/news/first-team/260606-from-frankfurt-to-anfield-the-evolution-of-emre-can

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I have been a fan of Liverpool FC since 1978. I love everything and anything about the club. Like every fan , I share with them the joys and disappointment as well. I love to write and share information I have discovered on the web. Born and bred in the sunny island of Singapore. This is my first attempt to blog. I welcome advise from fans on how to improve it. Thanks for reading about me. I hope you enjoy reading my articles. You Never Walk Alone
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